Discovery certificate for object 2019qme
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 47324 [ 2019TNSTR1879....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-09-21 11:53:23
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019qme
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19abzlxuj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:05:02.723 (61.261346875) DEC = -08:11:13.64 (-8.1871215)
Discovery date: 2019-09-18 11:01:35.000 (JD=2458744.9594444)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-09-18 11:01:35.000
Flux: 19.51 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-09-09 12:03:15
Limiting flux: 20.4215 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019qme